Engineer - Inventory Management
Description: Join us as an Engineer - Inventory Management
Target is one of the world's most recognized brands and one of America's leading retailers. But behind the brand our guests love, is a culture of continual innovation - and right now, we are up to big things. The Target Technology Team is driving a transformation in retail, one that will move us from "brick-and-mortar and online" to "bricks-and-mortar and everywhere else." Our goal is to deliver Target's unique "Expect More. Pay Less." promise to guests wherever and whenever they shop, today and tomorrow: in-store, online, on tablets and mobile phones, and in the retail channels of the future.
You can be a part of developing and launching new services that power all the channels where Target does and will do business - in-store, web, tablet, mobile, and future channels. You'll have the opportunity to design, develop and support innovative solutions across a variety of applications, platforms and environments, building tomorrow's technologies in Search, Browse, Product Info, Promotions, Content and Checkout. You'll put your skills, experience and passion to work in an entrepreneurial environment where success is rewarded.
As an engineer in the Inventory Management Team, you will be a part of the team that is building our modern supply chain systems. You will work on complex algorithms that drive the movement and positioning of inventory across our vast supply chain network to delight our guests by having our products available at the right place at the right time. To build these capabilities you will engineer distributed, fault tolerant, reactive and highly scalable systems that deal with problems in Big Data, constrained availability and supply chain network optimization. You will be a part of a high velocity scrum team using Agile methodology and practices.
- 2+ years of software development experience.
- Experience engineering and supporting distributed systems.
- Strong problem solving and thought partnership skills.
- Team attitude.
- Good verbal and written communication skills.
- Proficient in a broad range of data structures and exposure to algorithms
- Strong Object Oriented Design and development skills
- Develop software and systems on Test Driven Development (Unit Tests, Automated Tests. Etc.)
- Experience working with Web services
- Exposure to CI/CD
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Lead Software Engineer
Roberto is a Lead Software Engineer in the application development space for Target. He leverages the Java stack to build scalable systems and ensures that Target’s product teams are using continuous integration to deliver high-quality applications.
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